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Don Washington

Don Washington

Don Washington is an AP-Award winning writer for his WBEZ radio column and was once a well-regarded stand-up comedian, radio voice talent and playwright.

Now he is a respected speaker and instructor in areas that include community organizing, criminal and juvenile justice, civil, labor and human rights, media and political strategy and campaign development.

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Don Washington

Don Washington

Don Washington is an AP-Award winning writer for his WBEZ radio column and was once a well-regarded stand-up comedian, radio voice talent and playwright.

Now he is a respected speaker and instructor in areas that include community organizing, criminal and juvenile justice, civil, labor and human rights, media and political strategy and campaign development.